Meaning of “ministrations” in the English Dictionary

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"ministrations" in British English

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ministrationsnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˌmɪn.ɪˈstreɪ.ʃənz/ us /ˌmɪn.əˈstreɪ.ʃənz/ formal

acts of helping or taking care of people or providing for their needs:

In her last difficult years, she relied on the careful ministrations of her beloved husband.
humorous That plant seems to be dying in spite of all my ministrations.

(Definition of “ministrations” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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